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Fastenal- Lebanon
541-258-1731
2175 S. Santiam Hwy Lebanon, OR, 97355
Lebanon, OR
 
Fastenal- Albany
541-928-7326
2490 3 Lakes Rd SE, Ste A Albany, OR, 97321
Albany, OR
 
Fastenal- Portland
503-736-3278
308 SE Taylor Portland, OR, 97214
Portland, OR
 
LOWE'S OF WOOD VILLAGE, OR
503 667-1005
1000 NE WOOD VILLAGE BOULEVARD WOOD VILLAGE, OR, 97060
Wood Village, OR
 
United Rentals/Medford
(541) 857-1235
3630 Crater Lake Ave Medford, OR, 97504
Medford, OR
 
Western Tool Supply- Albany
541-967-4222
2141 Santiam Hwy Albany, OR, 97321
Albany, OR
 
BCS America
(800) 543-1040
8111 NE Columbia Blvd.
Portland, OR
 
Western Tool Supply- Portland
503-255-7331
12518 NE Airport Way Portland, OR, 97230
Portland, OR
 
Fastenal- Grants Pass
541-472-1746
1470 SE M St Suite 2A Grants Pass, OR, 97526
Grants Pass, OR
 
MORSE BROS
(503) 648-3100
3150 SE TAULATIN VALLEY HWY HILLSBORO, OR, 97124
Hillsboro, OR
 

Digital Plunge Router

 

     

Digital readout has finally arrived on a mainstream router. This new 10-amp plunge router from Craftsman has an integrated LED screen that allows you to precisely set the depth of cut, in fractions of an inch or millimeters, without using a scale or ruler. Adjusting the depth of cut on many plunge routers can be a real hassle, but not on this machine. The Craftsman system is easy to use because it's so intuitive. As with all plunge routers, the first step is to lower the bit until it touches your workbench and engage the plunge lock lever to hold the bit in position. Next, rotate a depth-of-cut knob to lower a stop rod until it contacts the router's base. Standard procedure so far, but now comes the new, digital part. Press a zeroing button, then dial up the stop rod. As you turn this knob, the readout screen clearly indicates how deep the bit will cut, to the nearest 1/64-in. A simple twist of another knob locks the stop rod in place, and you're ready to go.
Other good features on this router include 1/4-in. and 1/2-in. collets, variable speed, soft start, a conveniently located on/off switch, and a dust shield and dust port. This router would work well in a router table, but it lacks a couple of user-friendly features. Although you get a long extension knob for setting the height of a bit from underneath the table, you can't raise the collet high enough to cha...

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